DoLE plans to administer nursing board retake (Inquirer.Net )
Appealing to CGFNS ‘useless,’ says Gordon (Inquirer.Net )
MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippine government may open informal talks with the United States’ Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS) to ask for a "flexible implementation" of its policy requiring nurses who passed the June 2006 board exams to retake disputed portions of the test to be eligible for visas, an official said Monday.Swallow the bitter pill, exec tells June ‘06 nursing passers (Inquirer.Net)
MANILA, Philippines -- Swallow the bitter pill if your request is rejected.
In case the US Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools would deny the government’s appeal, passers of the tainted June 2006 nursing licensure examination must accept the American organization’s decision not to give them VisaScreen certificates unless they comply with certain requirements, Dante Ang of the Commission on Filipinos Overseas said.